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EUREKA - Be on the lookout for FedEx impostors after a driver's uniforms were stolen.

The Sheriff's Office says that the driver's vehicle was parked on Alder Lane in McKinleyville and broken into sometime between over the weekend. An unknown suspect or suspects stole ten pairs of pants and five shirts. No further information was available.

We reached out to FedEx for comment....

Post date: Wed, 03/08/2017 - 16:37

DEL NORTE COUNTY - Expect short delays around the clock at Last Chance Grade as Caltrans crews work to repair a major slide that took out one lane of Highway 101.

A retaining wall gave out causing the road to fail. Contractors will work to ensure the one lane remains open.

Caltrans says restoring the Southbound lane will have to wait until after the rainy season depending on what...

Post date: Wed, 03/08/2017 - 16:33

ORLEANS - An update to a possible fatal crash in North Eastern Humboldt which may have claimed 3-lives...

The California Highway Patrol has identified the driver as 30-year old Elizabeth Anne Palmer and her passenger, 41-year old Jose Chavez both from Orleans. There were two other passengers: A 4-year old child and 18-month old toddler.

Just before 7:30 pm Sunday, palmer was...

Post date: Tue, 03/07/2017 - 22:21

EUREKA - Planning commissioners and council members heard proposed changes to Eureka's land use policies at the fourth in a series of special study sessions.

Land use designations dictate what types of structures can be built and where, if at all.  Development Services Director Rob Holmlund proposed consolidating or eliminating available types to streamline the development process. To...

Post date: Tue, 03/07/2017 - 21:25

DEL NORTE COUNTY - A section of the Last chance Grade on Highway 101 in Del Norte County is on a 24-hours watch due to problems with a failing retaining wall.

The location is a half mile north of Rudisill Road where there is one-way traffic control with a temporary signal. The highway lost other 10-feet of width and is down to 18-feet for the one lane of traffic.

Caltrans still...

Post date: Tue, 03/07/2017 - 21:11

EUREKA - Eureka Council approved a long hoped-for project and heard an update on the city's homeless outreach efforts.

The Waterfront Drive Connection Project will create a continuous path along the bay for bikers, pedestrians and motorists. Grant funds will cover initial costs of nearly $300,000 and construction is expected to be complete by early 2019.

Council also heard an...

Post date: Tue, 03/07/2017 - 20:46

EUREKA - City of Eureka celebrates California's Arbor Week with the help of a town halfway around the world.

Eureka's sister city Kamisu, Japan is sending one hundred cherry trees to the North Coast. 

The Parks and Recreation Department is working on logistics and tasked Keep Eureka Beautiful with planting the trees. The all-volunteer group regularly plants natives in or along a...

Post date: Tue, 03/07/2017 - 20:40

Artwork is being showcased around Humboldt from different kinds of artists - those who are behind bars.

This is part of a series of events taking place during the month for criminal justice including a dialogue at Humboldt State and a Reentry Fair which will bring employers to the prison.

The goal of the exhibit is to break down stigmas surrounding incarcerated people and help...

Post date: Tue, 03/07/2017 - 17:30